Working with Older Adults- JFS Central NJ
Posted date [Mar-29-2017]
(ID: 4583)
DESCRIPTION

Jewish Family Service (JFS) of Central NJ, 655 Westfield Avenue, Elizabeth, has a part time position open for a new program working with the older adult population in Union County. Candidate must be detailed oriented and possess excellent communication skills and knowledge and interest in Nutrition and Gardening.

Responsibilities include:
‚ĘCoordinate social program with seniors at three different locations ‚ the JFS Vegetable Garden and 2 senior buildings
‚ĘManage the vegetable gardens at the 3 locations
‚ĘPick up and distribute produce to low income clients
‚ĘProvide 1-on-1 case management to older adults with the goal of promoting improved nutrition and food accessibility as well as fostering more social opportunities
‚ĘEducate clients on community resources available to them such as obtaining food stamps, registering for county transportation, etc.
‚ĘWork closely with the Program Coordinator and the Garden Education Director

Must have a valid driver's license and car

15 hours per week

HOW TO APPLY

Please send resume to Jobs@JFSCentralNJ.org

No phone calls or walk-ins

PROFESSIONAL LEVEL

Entry level

MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED

4-year degree

Candidates will not contact you directly. Any relevant candidates will be forwarded by our staff.
Job Title Working with Older Adults- JFS Central NJ
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Classification Job Classification -> Social Work/Counseling
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